I took this photo during Nepal's most important holiday, celebrating the triumph of good over evil. The children in this photo are some of my students and their siblings. They are playing on a "ping" (swing). Taken in Shyangja District, Nepal. 1975
Partnering with a school in Agadir, located on the ocean, the boys were able to spend a month during the summer on the beach. Being in the ocean gave them a freedom of movement they had not experienced since contracting polio.
My brother in-law, Wickham, is holding up a shark. We had just visited a Japanese owned fishing boat that dumped about 1000 fish, all by catch, into our wooden dugout. The whole village ate well that night.
This photograph was taken on the island of Manono in Western Samoa in 1975, during my time as a Peace Corps Volunteer (1974-1977) in that country. My host family lived on Manono and I would try to visit them whenever I was able to get away, and...
Njoro is about 120 miles NE of Nairobi Kenya at an altitude of 7200 feet. Njoro School had about 500 o' and a' level students. I taught physics and math to some very bright students, who worked very hard and did very well on their exams. Over the...
A Volunteer with former student, Bamba. School gardens/poultry raising program.
Former student returning to get information on poultry raising so he could do it in his primary school. Daloa, Ivory Coast, 1975.
Taken in 1973 in Kouve Togo at the work site for the Primary School Self-Help Project. Peace Corps Togo Volunteer Bert Grimm and the Capenters. This photo was printed using a small hole in the photographer's roof as the light source.
These three women were taking a break from their wool and pottery stands in a market outside of Marrakesh. They had traditional Berber tattoos and silver jewelry, and were curious about the one Moroccan tatoo I had on my hand.
Ibrahim was a resident at the Orphanage for Boys Handicapped with Polio located adjacent to the Koutubia Mosque in Marrakesh, Morocco. I worked at the orphanage and facilitated the adoption of a puppy to help enhance the quality of life for the...